Gaming pc

hey guys

need alittle advise, builing a new gaming pc. im alittle outdated on all the new hardware ^^ so i was thinking of copying a system my local pc shop builds.

http://www.cclonline.com/product-info.asp?product_id=41823&category_id=683&manufacturer_id=0&tid=

Would this be a wise build? i currently have a geforce 275 GTX, would it be wise to upgrade to a Radeon HD 5870 in this new system? or should i get another 275 GTX and sli?

thanks
paul
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  1. also, if you would recomend otherwise. i have a buget of about £1,000 -1,500.
  2. Are you buying that PC or are you going to build your own ?

    If your own post budget and what spare parts you have to use in the build

    Monitors rez
  3. sorry alittle sleepy hehe.

    yea i am planning on building something with similar spec's to the one in the link.
    only spare parts i would use from my current pc is my storage drive a 1 tb wd. and my 275 GTX. planning on giving my old pc away to my bro.


    my montior max res is 1680 by 1050. but i am planning on upgrading this aswell some time soon.
  4. You can look at some reviews about the GPUs If it was me i would just run my GTX 275 2 i hade to upgrade it


    for a build use your GTX275 and HDD

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    CORSAIR CMPSU-850HX 850W ATX12V 2.3 / EPS12V 2.91 80 PLUS SILVER Certified Modular Active PFC Power Supply

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    G.SKILL Ripjaws Series 4GB (2 x 2GB) 240-Pin DDR3 SDRAM DDR3 1600 (PC3 12800) Desktop Memory Model F3-12800CL7D-4GBRH

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    ASUS P7P55D-E Pro LGA 1156 Intel P55 SATA 6Gb/s USB 3.0 ATX Intel Motherboard

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    Intel Core i5-750 Lynnfield 2.66GHz LGA 1156 95W Quad-Core Processor Model BX80605I5750

    Intel Core i5-750 Lynnfield 2.66GHz LGA 1156 95W Quad-Core Processor Model BX80605I5750 - Retail
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    Return Policy: CPU Replacement Only Return Policy

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    COOLER MASTER Hyper 212 Plus Intel Core i5 & Intel Core i7 compatible RR-B10-212P-G1 120mm

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    Intel X25-M Mainstream SSDSA2M080G2R5 2.5

    Intel X25-M Mainstream SSDSA2M080G2R5 2.5" 80GB SATA II MLC Internal Solid State Drive (SSD) - Retail
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    $299.99
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    Subtotal: $1,168.91
  5. performance wise does that i5 core compare to a i7 860 or 920?

    prices are in $'s prob could squeeze abit more out my budget but uk prices are abit more costy

    also was reading that the 920 is really nice for oc'ing, would it be wise to pick this over the 860? and for overclocking would "Coolit Systems Domino A.L.C Silent Watercooling System" offer better cooling than fanbased cooler's?
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